FN M249S™ / by RANGE R.A.T.S.

The FN M249S, a semi-automatic version of the M249 SAW light machinegun, was originally developed by FN Herstal as the FN MINIMI® and adopted by the U.S. Military in 1988. The rifle features the signature 20.5-inch FN cold hammer-forged, chrome-lined barrel and operates from a closed bolt position. Chambered in 5.56x45mm NATO, the rifle will accept both magazine and linked ammunition belt and offers a 4.0-6.5 pound trigger pull out-of-the-box.

Features:

RECEIVER
Formed steel frame with claw extractor design
Fixed, pivoting ejector plus side ejection of cases
Top cover integrated MIL -STD 1913 mounting rail for sighting systems

BARREL
Changeable barrel
Cold hammer-forged steel
Hard chrome-plated bore and chamber

STOCK
Highly ergonomic polymer buttstock assembly with hydraulic recoil buffer system and non-slip buttplate

OPERATING CONTROLS
Crossbolt safety
Curved trigger for improved finger position and control

FEED SYSTEM
Standard disintegrating link belt-fedUnder-mounted polymer ammunition container helps keep ammunition cleaner for reduced wear and added reliability